July 02, 2015
At UD, spring break often involves much more than a trip to the beach. This past spring break, three senior psychology majors and one psychology graduate student made the trek to Amsterdam to present research at the International Convention of Psychological Science.
June 25, 2015
Greer Christian, who will graduate with her MBA in just a few weeks, is vice president and community development officer at Wells Fargo Bank. In that role, Christian is charged with serving as the link between the San Francisco-based bank and its stakeholders and the communities it serves.
June 24, 2015
The University of Dallas' Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business will offer two new Master of Science programs -- business analytics and global business -- beginning this fall. Applications are now being accepted for the fall 2015 term. Both 30-credit-hour programs will be offered online and on ground.
June 22, 2015
The university has named Jonathan J. Sanford dean of the Constantin College of Liberal Arts, the university's undergraduate college of liberal arts and sciences. A nationally recognized ethics scholar, Sanford previously served as associate vice president for academic affairs and professor of philosophy at Franciscan University of Steubenville (FUS).
June 18, 2015
In 100 AD, the city of Bovillae was one of ancient Rome's most important suburbs. Now, although its remains are almost invisible to the human eye, the city is once more coming into the limelight. A group of international experts on Roman archaeology, history and art convened in May on the University of Dallas Eugene Constantin Rome Campus to examine the history and heritage of Bovillae.
June 11, 2015
The University of Dallas National Alumni Board has announced its annual list of distinguished alumni. The 2015 Distinguished Alumni Award recipients, who will be honored during a reception and dinner Saturday, Oct. 3, at the Omni Dallas Hotel, are John Alvis, Raymund King, Nancy Cain Marcus and Michael Marz.
May 26, 2015
Donovan Kelly, BA '15, originally intended to study politics, and not at UD. At the urging of a family friend, however, he applied to UD and eventually visited. After sitting in on several classes and engaging in a lively conversation with Professor of Politics Richard Dougherty, UD moved to the top of his list.
May 15, 2015
Maddie Ielmini, who will graduate from UD on Saturday, is a biochemistry major, but when asked what her favorite book from her UD education is, she responds with Dante Aligheri's "Divine Comedy."
May 11, 2015
Heather Kreager, MBA '03, is something of an expert in "significant generosity through the enhancement of a community or an educational institution," one of the criterion for the Beta Gamma Sigma Business Achievement Award, of which she is a 2015 recipient.
May 08, 2015
The University of Dallas has been designated a 2015 STEM Jobs Approved College by Victory Media.
May 08, 2015
The soon-to-be Class of 2015 celebrated four years of hard work and idiosyncrasies during the 2015 Convocation ceremony on Thursday, May 7, in addition to receiving departmental awards and sharing their post-graduation plans. Graduating seniors will receive their degrees on Sunday, May 17, during the 2015 Commencement Ceremony.
May 06, 2015
Associate Professor of Classics Karl Maurer passed away on Monday, May 4, at his home in Irving.
April 16, 2015
One day in the spring of 2014, a few of the students who had been in Rome for Pope Francis' election a year before were hanging out, and someone said, "What if the pope came to our graduation?"
April 02, 2015
Cardinal Seán Patrick O'Malley, O.F.M. Cap., archbishop of Boston and one of the eight advising cardinals to Pope Francis, will give the keynote address at the ninth annual University of Dallas Ministry Conference (UDMC). The annual event will be held Oct. 22-24 at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas.
April 01, 2015
Last year, a group of students banded together to provide a platform for an under-represented voice at UD: undergraduate scientific research.